What does butter-fingered mean?

butter-fingered meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"apt to let things fall," 1610s, from butter (letter.) + finger (letter.).


butter-fingered meaning in General Dictionary

Apt to let things fall, or even let them fall away; slippery; reckless.


butter-fingered meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Apt to let things fall, or even to let them fall away; slippery; reckless.